As a reminder, the OFI Call Center is available for questions from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday. Call Center representatives can assist you with things like: getting a status update on your case, printing and mailing of applications, recertifications, case printouts and other documents. Starting the week of January 17, 2022, OFI Eligibility Specialists will not be available to take calls on Wednesday and Friday. The reason for not taking calls on Wednesday and Friday is to allow them to process the large number of applications, renewals, and changes OFI receives and as a result provide better service to clients.

Welcome to My Maine Connection, your online connection to Food Supplement, Health Care, Cash Assistance and/or apply for Maine's Child Care Subsidy*.
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* To apply for Maine's Child Care Subsidy Program please visit:

With this service you can:

  • Apply for Benefits.
  • View all information on your case and submit changes.
  • Complete your Re-certification.
  • View your benefit history for the past 12 months.

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This service allows you to:


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You can contact DHHS Office of Family Independence Mon - Fri 8:00 am to 4:30 pm:

  • Call 1-855-797-4357
  • Interpreter services are available for those with limited English proficiency to help navigate this process. Any agent can assist in securing an interpreter at no cost to you.
  • TTY users can call Maine relay 711
  • You can also email DHHS using the Request Assistance Form
  • Apply online for Child Support Services or review your existing Child Support Case:

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The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) helps qualified homeowners and renters pay for heating costs. Benefits include help paying for fuel and emergency fuel delivery. To learn more about how to apply for HEAP, please visit MaineHousing’s website

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